See also: sèrp, SERP, and серп

AfrikaansEdit

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NounEdit

serp (plural serpe)

  1. scarf

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan serp, from Vulgar Latin serpe(m), serpes, from Latin serpēns, from serpō (crawl, creep), from Proto-Indo-European *serp-.

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NounEdit

serp f (plural serps)

  1. snake

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Lower SorbianEdit

 
serp

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sьrpъ, from Proto-Indo-European *sr̥p-. Cognate with Upper Sorbian serp, Polish sierp, Czech srp, Serbo-Croatian sȓp, Russian серп (serp).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

serp m (diminutive serpik)

  1. sickle (agricultural implement)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Arnošt Muka (1911–1928) , “serp”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German, Russian), St. Petersburg and Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted (in German)Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • serp in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sicilian serpi.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

serp m (plural sriep)

  1. snake
    Kleopatra qatlet ruħha b’idejha b’gidma ta’ serp velenuż.
    Cleopatra single-handedly killed herself with the bite of a poisonous snake.

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RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *serpes, from Latin serpēns.

NounEdit

serp f (plural serps)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) snake

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Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sьrpъ.

NounEdit

serp m

  1. sickle (agricultural implement)